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Regimental number778
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBay Street, Frankston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Gerschwitz, Chatswood Road, East Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train, No 3 Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death9 October 1950
Place of burialSt Kilda Cemetery

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